With its diverse topography, Scotland is a great place to introduce children and young people to the outdoors through a wide range of high quality adventure activities on land and water.

Through local authority outdoor centres, National Training Centres and National Governing Bodies, there are training courses to suit all levels of challenge, exploration and outdoor skills development.

Use this page to search for 'Adventure Activities' training courses in a particular activity or in your Local Authority.

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Going Out There

'Going Out There' is the Scottish framework for Safe Practice in Off-site Visits. It has been developed in partnership by the Scottish Government, the Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education, the Health and Safety Executive, Education Scotland and the Association of Directors of Education, with input from other partners, voluntary organisations and providers.

Click here to access ‘Going Out There’

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